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IMA Salary Calculators 2010-2015

Provided by James R. Martin, Ph.D., CMA
Professor Emeritus, University of South Florida

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Citation: Martin, J. R. 2015. IMA Salary Calculators 2010-2015. Management And Accounting Web. http://maaw.info/ArticleSummaries/ArtSumSalarySurveys.htm

The following table includes IMA's Salary Calculators for the years 2010-2015. These calculations will give you a salary estimate, but note that salaries vary a great deal based on many variables not included in the table, e.g., geographic location, and the size of the employee's organization.

U. S. Salary Estimates Based on Salary Surveys
Calculation 20101 20112 20123 20134 20145 20156
Base amount $75,469 $75,807 $75,538 $75,879 $50,098 $42,660
For top level management, add +36,320 +28,000 +33,380 +48,471 +60,525 +59,595
Senior-level management, add - - +13,845 +26,516 +43,539 +39,191
Middle-level management, add - - - - +21,804 +22,089
For entry level management, subtract -27,777 -25,995 -26,394 -22,137 - -
Add number of years in field multiplied by N(717) N(700) N(803) N(7) N(579) N(979)
For an advanced degree, add +11,028 +13,873 +6,247 +14,662 +16,891 +20,102
For a CMA, add +12,971 +11,126 11,268 +19,992 +15,617 +21,919
For a CPA, add +7,239 +10,193 13,370 +15,837 +12,399 +5,907
Estimated salary      

1 Schiffel, L., K. A. Smith and D. L. Schroeder. 2011. IMA 2010 salary survey: How's that recovery workin' for you? Strategic Finance (June): 26-46. (Summary).

2 Schiffel, L., D. L. Schroeder and K. A. Smith. 2012. 2011 Salary survey: What does this recovery feel like? Strategic Finance (June): 28-47.

3 Schiffel, L., D. L. Schroeder and K. A. Smith. 2013. IMA 2012 Salary survey: Leaning into the wind. Strategic Finance (June): 26-43.

4 Schiffel, L. and C. Wilder. 2014. IMA 2013 salary survey: Rainy days persist. Strategic Finance (June): 22-39.

5 Desroches, D. and R. Lawson. 2015. IMA's global salary survey. Strategic Finance (March): 22-31.

6 Krumwiede, K. 2016. IMA's global salary survey. Strategic Finance (March): 26-31.

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Some previous salary surveys:

Schroeder, D. L., L. Schiffel and K. A. Smith. 2010. IMA salary survey. Strategic Finance (June): 20-39.

Schroeder, D. L. and K. E. Reichardt. 2009. IMA 2008 salary survey. Strategic Finance (June): 28-45, 71.

Reichardt, K. E. and D. L. Schroeder. 2008. IMA 2007 salary survey. Strategic Finance (June): 26-43.

Schroeder, D. L. and K. E. Reichardt. 2007. IMA 2006 salary survey. Strategic Finance (June): 22-38.

Reichardt, K. E. and D. L. Schroeder. 2006. 2005 salary survey. Strategic Finance (June): 34-50.

Schroeder, D. L. and K. E. Reichardt. 2005. 2004 salary survey. Strategic Finance (June): 28-43.

Reichardt, K. E. and D. L. Schroeder. 2004. IMA 2003 salary guide. Strategic Finance (June): 28-42.

Schroeder, D. L. and K. E. Reichardt. 2003. IMA 2002 salary guide. Strategic Finance (June): 26-40.

Reichardt, K. E. and D. L. Schroeder. 2002. The IMA 2001 salary guide. Strategic Finance (June): 24-37.

Schroeder, D. L. and K. E. Reichardt. 2001. IMA 2000 salary guide. Strategic Finance (June): 24-37.

Reichardt, K. E. and D. L. Schroeder. 2000. IMA 99 salary guide. Strategic Finance (June): 28-41.

Schroeder, D. L. and K. E. Reichardt. 1999. IMA 98 salary guide. Strategic Finance (June): 28-41.

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Related summaries:

Krippel, G. L. and S. Mitchell. 2011. What's your CMA worth? We show you how to estimate the lifetime value of the certification. Strategic Finance (November): 41-47. (Note).

Brausch, J. M. and D. Whitney. 2009. CMA: The quest for increasing value. Strategic Finance (December): 9-10, 12. (Beginning in the spring of 2010 the CMA exam will include only two four-hour exams, each consisting of 100 multiple choice questions and two 30-minute essay questions). (Summary).

Pappano, L. 2011. The master's as the new bachelor's: Call it credentials inflation. A four-year degree may not cut it anymore. The New York Times Education Life (July 24): 16-18. (Summary).

Simon, C. C. 2011. R.O.I.: Is graduate school worth the investment? The New York Times Education Life (July 24): 18-19. (Summary).

VanZante, N. R. 2010. IMA's professional certification program has changed. Management Accounting Quarterly (Summer): 48-51. (Summary).